Upcoming: The first issue of the long-awaited Groo vs. Conan miniseries will arrive in comic shops in April from Mark Evanier, Sergio Aragonés, Thomas Yeates and Tom Luth. [Dark Horse]

Animation: I had no idea that animated specials based on The Far Side existed, and it shames me to admit it. The AV Club digs them up, along with several other comic strips-turned-cartoons, with aplomb. [The AV Club]

TV: According to new footage at Collider, buying Star Trek: The Next Generation on Blu-ray may actually be justified for the HD makeover. Thanks a lot for possibly making me to surrender more money, technological advances! [Collider]

Fresh Ink! Online: Blair Butler and Qore host Tiffany Smith talk Fatale, Rachel Rising, The Avengers annual, Animal Man, X23, DMZ, Penguin, Uncanny X-Force and The Cape in this week's Fresh Ink! Online. [G4]

Threads: LIMOchi's stylin' TARDIS purse may not seem like the most functional bag in the universe, but it's got form in spades! [Neatorama]

Gaming: New concept art for The Amazing Spider-Man videogame sees Spidey admiring the NYC skyline. [Kotaku]

Toys: Customizer sellers beware, not every company wants their logo on your work. [Tomopop]


Video: The Conan O'Brien-commissioned animated short that would lead to Robot Chicken is back online. 1999 was something else, man. [Team Coco]